STATESBORO - College football is near and the Georgia Southern Eagles are back in action and looking to build off their 2015 GoDaddy Bowl championship.
Friday night football begins this weekend as Bradwell Institute Tigers hosts Liberty County at Hokey Jackson Stadium.
Long County's first football game of the season is Friday against Islands High in Savannah.
Off to a 1-1 start, the First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlanders will host Hilton Head Christian Academy Friday at Long Bell Stadium.
Liberty County hosted Wayne County in a non-region softball game Monday, but weren't able to hold off the Yellow Jackets' hitting barrage. The Lady Panthers lost 11-1.
Bradwell Institute has started region softball play. The first opponent, Richmond Hill, dispatched the Lady Tigers in three innings Monday on Lady Tiger field.
The Long County softball team's slump continued last week, falling to Glynn Academy (5-1) and Islands High School (3-2) on the road.
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The Annual KIDS-ETC 5K Fun Run was Aug.13 in Ludowici. Director Linda Futch said there were more runners than in previous races. Runners gathered up at the Ludowici Well Pavilion and ran through the city. Futch said proceeds will go to the KIDS-ETC Scholarship fund which awards scholarships to local students. To see more pictures from the run go to www.community.coastalcourier.com.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy overcame an hour long lightning delay and 12-point deficit to knock off Bethlehem Temple 26-20 in the Highlanders first home game of the season.
Mother Nature forced the Tigers to wait an extra hour, but it was well worth it.
Two days after Liberty County High School beat host Bradwell Institute 12-2 in a softball game Tuesday afternoon at Lady Tiger Field the two teams were at it again.
Members of the Vietnam Veterans of America presented the Sunbury 5K with an award of appreciation for race organizer's $1,000 donation to VVA's "Good Friday Walk" that benefitted the Liberty County Coalition for the Homeless. Sunbury 5K organizers also donated $1,350 directly to the VVA for their local outreach efforts.
The Long County Recreation Department was recognized as the District 2 Agency of the Year.
Recently the newly opened Bojangle's restaurant in Hinesville helped provide a little nourishment to the Long County High School football team by providing them with breakfast. Head coach Eric McNair said the food was excellent and that he and the team appreciated the help of the restaurant. Shown are the players and coaches who went and picked the food up.
It was pretty much over by the end of the first quarter. Liberty County went on a scoring spree enroute to a 55-12 win at ...
For the second week in a row, Long County ended its football game in a deadlock, tying Bradwell Institute 22-22 Friday in Ludowici.
FPCA took on the Generals from Georgia Christian in Valdosta Friday night, and forced overtime, but fell 32-26.
The Long County softball team picked up its first region win Tuesday since moving up to a 2-AAA schedule.
Bradwell Institute was in Brunswick Tuesday and hosted the Lady Pirates Thursday in region 2-6(A) softball games. The Lady Tigers fell in both games ...
For the second week in a row, Long County ended its a football game in a deadlock, tying Bradwell Institute 22-22 Friday in Ludowici.
Though Bradwell Institute (1-2) may be in Region 2-AAAAAA and Long County High School (1-1-1) in Region 2-AAA, the football teams go toe-to-toe Friday.
After an early bye-week, the Liberty County Panthers will host New Hampstead at Donell Woods Stadium Friday at 7:30 p.m.
Friday was a historic night for the FPCA Highlanders, who narrowly beat the Monsignor Donovan Rams 45-42.
Bradwell Institute dropped three softball games in the past week.
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From the opening kickoff Friday, it was clear this was going to be Bradwell Institute's night.
On Thursday the Long County High School softball team traveled over to Nahunta to take on Brantley County.
In a game that went back and forth all night, Long County and New Hampstead ended their contest on Friday in a 20-20 tie.
A big seventh inning by the Appling County softball team helped them claim a 12-3 win over Liberty County High School on Lady Panther field ...